Tag Archive: OVI

Mar 23

OVI and Speed 100 MPH Case

August 2016 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for driving 100mph. Officer smelled a strong odor alcohol and client admitted to drinking earlier, approximately 8 beers. Client failed the sobriety tests. Client refused the breath test. Client was charged with OVI and Speed. Result: Motion to suppressed was filed challenging the sufficiency of evidence to …

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Jan 23

OVI, Super OVI and Marked Lanes Case

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October 2016 Violation and Citation: Client was pulled over for going over the white edge line several times and almost going off the roadway. The officer had to activate the siren several times before the client realized the officer was trying to stop him (the overhead cruiser lights had been on for some time). Client’s …

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Jan 09

OVI, Marked Lanes, and Fleeing and Eluding Case

September 2016 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for crossing the white line while making a turn. Client did not immediately stop when the officer put on the overhead lights. Client had glassy bloodshot eyes and an odor of alcohol. Client admitted to drinking beer. The only sobriety test given was the eye test. Client …

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Jan 04

OVI, Speed, DUS, Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Marijuana Case

October 2016 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for doing 81mph in a 55mph zone. The officer smelled the odor of burnt marijuana. The officer found marijuana in the car along with a prescription (indicating not to take and drive). The client admitted to taking the medication recently. During the eye test, the officer indicated …

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Dec 18

OVI, Super OVI and Left of Center Case

December 2016 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for going left of center during a left hand turn in town. The officer noticed that the client had glassy and bloodshot eyes and smelled of alcohol. Client’s speech was slurred. Client admitted to drinking. Client failed the sobriety tests. Client refused to take the breath test. Client …

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Apr 27

OVI and No Turn Signal Case

January 2014 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for not using a turn signal while changing lanes. Yes, that’s the law. The officer immediately smelled a strong odor of alcohol on the client. The client denied drinking. The officer stated that the client showed signs of impairment on the field sobriety tests. Client refused the …

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Apr 20

OVI, Super OVI and No License Plate Light Case

February 2014 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for not driving in his lane and for not having a rear license plate light. Client failed the field sobriety tests. Tests were given in a gravel parking lot that was covered with ice and snow and it was raining out. Client tested .222 on the breath …

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Apr 08

OVI and Leaving the Scene Case

November 2013 Violation and Citation: Officers responded to a report of a hit and run driver. Officers arrived at the scene and found a car that was parked in front of a residence that had been rear-ended. Officer spotted client 2 blocks away trying to limp the vehicle home. Officer stopped client. Client was disoriented, …

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Mar 16

2nd OVI in 6 years and DUS Case

June 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for driving the wrong way on the highway. The stop turned into an OVI with a .17 breath test. Client cited for OVI and Super OVI, both 2nd offenses within 6 years. Client had a prior OVI conviction 3 years earlier. 2 weeks later, client was stopped …

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Feb 16

OVI and Failure to Maintain Reasonable Control Case

October 2013 Violation and Citation: Client drove car into a ditch and flipped the vehicle several times. When the police showed up on the scene, the paramedics were treating the client. The officer smelled alcohol on the client. Police photographed several single cans of beer and a 12 pack of beer in client’s overturned vehicle. …

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